Family Group Sheet
Family Group Sheet
NameDr Thomas HODGKIN
Birth1798
Death1866
EducationUniversity of Edinburgh
FatherJohn HODGKIN (1766-1845)
MotherElizabeth RICKMAN (1768-1833)
Marriage1849
SpouseSarah Frances CALLOW
Birth1804
Death1875
Notes for Dr Thomas HODGKIN
Physician and social refomer. Discovered Hodgkins disease. Pathologist at Guy's Hospital and an ardent supporter of the anti-slavery campaign. In 1858 he founded the Aborigines Protection Society.

See Dictionary of National Biography.
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